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Knitting - Learn to Knit

Day of week:
Ashford Gateway , Ashford
Mixed Level
19:00 - 21:00
3 weeks

Have you always wanted to learn to knit? This short, three week Beginner’s course in Ashford will teach you the basic techniques, including:

• Cast on and off
• Knit and purl stitch
• Garter stitch, stocking stitch and rib
• Increase and decrease
• How to read a pattern

Each week, you will work towards completing a small project which will expand your skills. You will work from knitting patterns and identify and discuss common abbreviations and terms; yarn types and weights and the most appropriate equipment to use depending on project.

How will I be taught?

The Tutor will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstration, instructions and one-to-one tutorial guidance.

What do I need to bring with me?

The yarn and equipment will be provided for you for use in the first lesson, at an additional cost of no more than £5. Advice will then be given about what will be required for subsequent lessons.

What can I do next?

Further Knitting courses with Kent Adult Education. Please visit our website at for more details. Your Tutor will also be able to advise.

What do I need to join the course

This course is suitable for beginners and those wishing to relearn. It is suitable for left and right-handed knitters.

Getting to your course

Find us

Ashford Gateway
Church Road
TN23 1AS

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code ASH/111906/K/NC.